What is the difference between adding an approver to a task using the Add Assignee button, versus the Adhoc Route button ?

(Doc ID 2335908.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Suite - Version and later
Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Applications Common Components Cloud Service - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In BPM Worklist, when configuring a task, there are some options under Assignment and Routing Policy :-



And in BPM Worklist, when viewing a task, it is possible to invite additional particpants to the approval chain in one of two ways

History -> Add Assignee


Actions -> Adhoc Route


What is the difference between these ?



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